Blood flowing from the veins of a subject finds no pleasure in the eyes of the ruler of Shoa.
Among the hill-districts of Shoa he attempted to stop our pursuit.
Pigeons are frequent both in Shoa and in the eastern provinces.
He was a merchant, who had come from the Shoa country, and was going down to Massowah with musk and gold.
The chief bearing of the mountain chains in Shoa is north and south, with spurs to the west and east.
The sinew which shrank, and the eating of which was prohibited to the Israelite, is also prohibited in Shoa.
Abundance of water makes the provinces of Shoa a favourite place of resort to many species of Grallatores.
Tigre and Amhara constitute one kingdom, and Shoa another; they are all divided into a great number of smaller provinces.
Chaat is a shrub very extensively cultivated, both in Shoa and in the countries adjacent.
There are two kinds of marriage in Shoa: one a mere arrangement to cohabit, the other a holy ceremony.
opulent, the mountain district lying to the north-east of Babylonia, anciently the land of the Guti, or Kuti, the modern Kurdistan. The plain lying between these mountains and the Tigris was called su-Edina, i.e., "the border of the plain." This name was sometimes shortened into Suti and Su, and has been regarded as = Shoa (Ezek. 23:23). Some think it denotes a place in Babylon. (See PEKOD.)